St. John Parish Sheriff's Office


Citizens Academy

Citizens Academy is offered annually to give people a first-hand look at the operations of the St. John Sheriff’s Office

Teens & Traffic Stops

A Teens and Traffic Stops class is presented periodically to teach teens how to respond if they get pulled over.

Concealed Carry Permit Classes

Concealed Carry Permit classes are offered for the public to complete the certification required to obtain a Louisiana Concealed Carry License.

Women's Self Defense

A class is offered to teach women self-defense techniques to help protect themselves from assault.

Continuing Training

Continuing education and training for law enforcement is essential to improve skills, increase professionalism, and enhance overall job performance.

2023 Officer of the Year - Demond Memminger

Det. Sgt. Demond Memminger, 2023 Officer of the Year, with Sheriff Mike Tregre and sponsor Nick Richard of Geaux Chevrolet

Your Career with SJPSO

Please contact us if you are interested in an exciting and rewarding career with St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Public Safety Complex Opens in Wallace

A public safety complex was built in Wallace to increase police, fire and medical presence on the west bank.

SJSO's SWAT Tactical Training Facility

The SJSO’s SWAT team trains in its new tactical facility buit in memory of Captain Octavio “Ox” Gonzalez.

Stemming an Uptick in Gun Violence

A recent initiative aimed at stemming an uptick in gun violence in St. John the Baptist Parish resulted in almost two dozen firearms taken off the streets as well as several arrests, Sheriff Mike Tregre has announced.

St John the Baptist Parish
Sheriff’s Office

1801 West Airline Hwy.
LaPlace, Louisiana 70068
Phone (985) 652-9513

Emergency: Dial 911

Sheriff Michael Tregre

Sheriff Michael Tregre

Led by Sheriff Mike Tregre, the office proudly serves St. John the Baptist ParishLouisiana.  This office is responsible for enforcing the laws of Louisiana within St. John the Baptist Parish, as well as maintaining the St. John Parish Correctional Facility

2024 Citizens Academy Registration Available


SJPSO Training & SWAT Facilities

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St. John Sheriff's Office Mobile Apps

SJPS Mobile AppIt’s a free app that offers many features that allow the public to seek information about the Sheriff’s Office, get notifications, see crime mapping, research inmates, warrants, and more. 

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St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office10 hours ago
Law enforcement agencies are invited to participate in Command Presence training July 8-12 at the Lloyd B. Johnson Law Enforcement Training Center in LaPlace. Prospective field training officers, FTO program supervisors, and training unit managers may attend.
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office10 hours ago
The SJSO will host a Command Presence leadership seminar June 11-12 at the Lloyd B. Johnson Law Enforcement Center in LaPlace.
See below for more information.
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office10 hours ago
Congratulations to our New POST Graduates

Four St. John Parish Sheriff's Office deputies were among 22 graduates of the Peace Officer Standards and Training program (POST) Class 2024-39 conducted by the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office Training Academy in Luling.
Deputies Toni Barnett, Tyler Daigle, Ryan Wilson and Braeden Hallmark were recognized as certified Peace Officers on May 17, 2024 during POST graduation at the SCSO’s facility.
Deputy Hallmark also earned the physical fitness and Top Gun awards.
The 12-week program included training in firearms, physical fitness, Louisiana criminal and traffic law, writing reports, conducting interrogations and general investigative techniques.
Sheriff Mike Tregre said he is proud of these POST graduates for the successful completion of this rigorous and intense training.